Economy

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will fight online extremism

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will fight online extremism US President Donald Trump had blamed "both sides" for the deadly violence at the white supremacist rally. The forum had been popular with employees who supported the candidacy of Donald Trump in the contentious 2016 United States presidential race, according to the reports . [Full Article...]

KIYC: Cruise lines to pay up for unwanted robocalls

KIYC: Cruise lines to pay up for unwanted robocalls The value of the total investment in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings increased from $98,000 to $99,000 a change of 1.0% quarter to quarter. It has underperformed by 51.25% the S&P500. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $155 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, August 4. Goldman Sachs maintained Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE: RCL ) rating on Tuesday, April ... [Full Article...]

Recent Broker Updates On Victrex Plc (LON:VCT)

Recent Broker Updates On Victrex Plc (LON:VCT) The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, May 10 by Citigroup. Robert W. Baird has "Neutral" rating and $77 target. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Sell" on Wednesday, August 16. The Company's Grosvenor Casinos is a multi-channel casino operator in the United Kingdom. The firm's market cap is GBX 3.13 billion. The Company is a retailer of pet food, pet products and pet-re... [Full Article...]

Northstar Asset Management LLC Takes Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

Northstar Asset Management LLC Takes Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) Foot Locker, Inc . shares had a trading volume of 5,498K by the end of trading on Friday . (NYSE:FL). Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas accumulated 0.18% or 356,826 shares. 333,117 were reported by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Lc. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 6,454 shares of the athletic footwear retailer's stock valued at $483,000 after buying an additional 1,650 shares in the ... [Full Article...]

WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle lower

WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle lower Brent futures for October delivery fell 40 cents, or 0.8% to $50.40 US per barrel. Crude oil production in the United States reached 9.423 million bpd for the week ending August 4, with average crude oil production expecting to reach 9.91 million barrels per day in 2018 according to the EIA's latest Short Term Energy Outlook. [Full Article...]

East Hampshire commuters advised to avoid travelling on the trains

East Hampshire commuters advised to avoid travelling on the trains A spokeswoman says the low-speed collision is expected to cause little disruption to services at King's Cross - but the Rail Accident Investigation Branch has been informed. Officers are investigating the incident. Waterloo Station continues to undergo disruption due to a number of platform closures as part of an engineering project. [Full Article...]

Etihad terms Air Berlin's insolvency move 'extremely disappointing'

Etihad terms Air Berlin's insolvency move 'extremely disappointing' The German government said it had provided a bridge loan of Euro 150 million. The beleaguered company said that the support of German government means that all flights will continue as planned and that the flight schedule and bookings remain valid. [Full Article...]

Wall Street rises on inflation data but on track for weekly losses

Data storage company Seagate Technology (STX) posted a standout gain within the hardware sector, jumping by 2.4 percent. USA stocks indexes were higher in afternoon trading on Friday, on track to snap a three-day losing streak, as tepid inflation data brought back investors to riskier assets, despite heightened tensions between the United States and North Korea. [Full Article...]

Wall Street rises on Fed bets but North Korea mutes gains

Wall Street rises on Fed bets but North Korea mutes gains And in bond markets , 10-year US Treasuries and Germany's ultra-safe government bonds, known as Bunds, were trading at their highest prices since June. Crude futures, meanwhile, extended losses on fears of slowing demand and lingering concerns over global oversupply. USA crude was down 0.9 per cent at $48.16 per barrel, on track for a weekly loss of 2.9 per cent. [Full Article...]

Tesla's upcoming electric semi truck will be able to drive itself

Reuters has seen emails between Tesla and the Nevada DMV where the two sides discussed "potential road tests" of the truck's self-driving capabilities. The email exchange shows that the vehicle company is putting self-driving technology into an electric truck, which it plans to unveil in September 2017. [Full Article...]

Google engineer fired for 'sexist' memo takes legal aim at company

Google engineer fired for 'sexist' memo takes legal aim at company Google engineer James Damore was sacked Tuesday for "perpetuating gender stereotypes" - in other words, saying something Google doesn't like - after he wrote a 10-page memo that said the company's affirmative-action like hiring policies and programs weren't helping the intended recipients. [Full Article...]

North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

North Korea spat rattles Wall Street After a dip of as much as 0.52 percent earlier in the day, investors appeared to take some comfort in Tillerson's comments, said Richard Steinberg, managing director at HighTower Advisors in NY. European shares were also lower following reports that a auto had rammed a group of soldiers in Paris, injuring six before speeding off in what officials identified as a suspected terrorist attack. [Full Article...]

Homeowners upset after affluent San Francisco street sold at auction for $90000

Homeowners upset after affluent San Francisco street sold at auction for $90000 Their exclusive street, home to 35 mega-mansions, has been bought by an unassuming couple looking to bend them over a barrel financially. It is "the most unique property I've come across, by far", said Cheng, a real estate agent who focuses on investment properties. [Full Article...]

No surprises as dovish BoE holds rates at historic lows

No surprises as dovish BoE holds rates at historic lows Rising levels of household debt could leave Britain's lower-income families dangerously exposed amid signs of an economic downturn linked to Brexit, Moody's credit rating agency said in his report published on Tuesday. But he said the United Kingdom was "a little bit" better placed to cope with an interest rate rise. "Brexit downside risks are larger than the MPC can formally acknowledge, which ... [Full Article...]

ADP Board Rejects Pershing's Request To Extend Director Nomination

ADP Board Rejects Pershing's Request To Extend Director Nomination The investor is also planning to push for margin improvements, but didn't mention plans for a major financial overhaul, they said. On August 1, Pershing Square approached the company and requested an in-person meeting with the Board to share our research and its conclusions. [Full Article...]

Teva Pharmaceutical Will Bounce Big Soon for Traders: Chart

Teva Pharmaceutical Will Bounce Big Soon for Traders: Chart Bank of America upgraded Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: TEVA ) on Tuesday, January 31 to "Buy" rating. Nineteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. [Full Article...]

Markets Right Now: Solid earnings drive stock indexes higher

Markets Right Now: Solid earnings drive stock indexes higher The Dow opened at 22,004 before slipping back but is still on track for another record close, the sixth in a row. Approximately 90 minutes after yesterday's close, shares of AAPL stock were up almost 6% in after-hours trading. Many investors look to the Relative Strength Index (RSI) reading of a particular stock to help identify overbought/oversold conditions. Meanwhile, Federal Reserve C... [Full Article...]

USA teen exits plane via emergency door and slides down wing

USA teen exits plane via emergency door and slides down wing Copa Airlines Flight 208 had arrived from Panama City. 'It was as if he was like flying out, like it was really fast, ' passenger Sophia Gibson told San Jose television station KNTV. Relay the message back. A flight attendant stood in front of the open exit to ensure people did not fall out while leaving the plane, he said. "It was pretty insane". [Full Article...]

Splitcoin: Two rival bitcoin currencies now exist, but what does that mean?

Splitcoin: Two rival bitcoin currencies now exist, but what does that mean? Bitcoin split into two separate currencies on Tuesday because part of the Bitcoin community isn't happy with recent and planned changes to the code that controls the cryptocurrency. " Today's Segwit2x and Bitcoin Cash fork poses a risk for users of the cryptocurrency during the transition phase", said Christian Kourtis, Senior Associate at Gowling WLG . [Full Article...]

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) Sees The Needle Move on Volume

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) Sees The Needle Move on Volume A previous attempt to merge the two companies failed back in 2014, but this latest set of talks has resulted in a deal. David Zaslav, President and CEO, Discovery Communications said: "This is an exciting new chapter for Discovery". The firm had revenue of $1.61 billion during the quarter. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $28.56 on the shares of Discov... [Full Article...]


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